Valentine’s Day Books | Graphic by Dylan Collison | The Wright State Guardian
Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, so here is a list of romances to prepare for the holiday.
“A Princess in Theory” by Alyssa Cole
After receiving a slew of emails for weeks claiming she is the lost betrothed to an African prince, a mysterious man enters Naledi’s life and makes her feel like she can love again. This book will be sure to put you in the romantic spirit from the start.
“The Kiss Quotient” by Helen Hoang
Hoang’s debut follows Stella, an autistic woman who hires an escort to explore intimacy with other people. This book and its sequel, “The Bride Test,” took the romance world by storm and will be sure to leave you warm and fuzzy.
“Ladies Guide to Celestial Mechanics” by Olivia Waite
This sapphic historical romance for fans of Jane Austen and the movie “Portrait of a Lady on Fire” follows Lucy as she goes to the Countess of Moth’s estate to translate complicated French astronomy text. As time goes on, their feelings for each other cannot be ignored.
“Mrs. Martin’s Incomparable Adventure” by Courtney Milan
Another historical romance, this story follows a spunky 73-years-young Beatrice Martin who runs into and teams up with 56-year-old Violetta to kick her Terrible Nephew out of her rooming house. A novella in the Worth Saga, this short read will sweep you away.